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BT Controller Turns Your Android Phone into a Game Controller

Android: BT Controller links Android devices together so one Android device can serve as the gamepad for another Android device.

Whether that means you use your Android phone as a controller for video game emulators on your Android tablet or you use an old Android phone to control the action on your new and more spacious Android phone, you can easily link together two devices. Check out the video above to see the installation process and the controller in action (jump to 3:26 if you just want to see them using the controller).

BT Controller is available as both a free ad-supported version and an ad-free version ($0.99). Hit up the link below to read more and check out which Android-based game emulators are supported.

BT Controller [via Addictive Tips]

Jason Fitzpatrick is a warranty-voiding DIYer who spends his days cracking opening cases and wrestling with code so you don't have to. If it can be modded, optimized, repurposed, or torn apart for fun he's interested (and probably already at the workbench taking it apart). You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 01/10/12

Comments (3)

  1. Trevor Dilley

    it would be cool to get my Google tv to work with it.

  2. zenaxe

    LOL. A smartphone is arguably the worst “game controller” in the universe. A Sony PS3 gamepad (which is also a bluetooth device) is a much better option! :)

  3. bork

    yeh but who carries around their ps3 controller with them everywhere they go..
    at least with this you just grab someone elses phone or tablet and BOOM portable console

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